The Sortify Game: A New Experiment in Playful Assessment

April 14, 2014

Sortify is a brand new offering from BrainPOP's GameUp that's designed to be used as a playful assessment. It’s an open-ended tool that is flexible enough to work for all grade levels (K-12) and ma...

Sortify Educational Game Trailer

April 4, 2014

Categories: GameUP Health Games
Want to see the Sortify game in action? Check out this educational game trailer which explains how to play the game, as well as teaching and assessment tips for Sortify. You'll also see how students c...

Multiply the Impact: Martin Esterman’s Newest Math Game

March 27, 2014

Originally Recorded March 2014 We recently welcomed Martin Esterman, 2012 National STEM Video Game Challenge winner, for a discussion and to take a look at his newest math game, Multiplication Bloc...

What’s Up on GameUp? Educational Games Expand!

March 24, 2014

Now featuring 85+ educational games covering more than 340 topics across all our subject areas – including both BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr. – GameUp has grown tremendously over the past year. Are yo...

Mission 3: Cheyenne Odyssey Social Studies Game

February 28, 2014

Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for Mission 3: Cheyenne Odyssey, a free online history and social studies game....

Sortify Game Lesson Ideas: An Adaptable Overview

February 27, 2014

This page provides Sortify game lesson ideas for BrainPOP's Sortify game. The ideas are adaptable for any subject area and any grade level (K-12.) Learn how the Sortify game can be used as a playful a...

SpaceForce: Instructions for Online Physics Game Play

February 14, 2014

Check out SpaceForce, a physics game using force, motion, and mass to recover lost riches. Use the mouse cursor to highlight any of the objects located in the blue palette window at the top of the lev...

It’s Here! SXSWedu Announces 2014 Playground Schedule

February 6, 2014

We’re absolutely thrilled to share the newly unveiled official schedule for the SXSWedu 2014 Playground, which we're co-sponsoring with Xerox. The SXSWedu Playground is an interactive learning sp...

Battleship Numberline Math Game: Teacher Support Materials and Assessment

January 30, 2014

This screencast outlines teaching resources and assessment ideas for Battleship Numberline, an award-winning math game available on GameUp....

Design Your Own Sortify Game

January 29, 2014

Print copies of the Game Designer Planning Log below and challenge students to design their own paper version ...